A small French Regence brass lantern clock, G. Pecquet A Paris, circa 1720.

A small French Regence brass lantern clock, G. Pecquet A Paris, circa 1720.

Price: € 9800

Offered by Gude & Meis Antique Clocks



A small French Regence brass lantern clock, G. Pecquet A Paris, circa 1720. A small French Regence brass lantern clock, G. Pecquet A Paris, circa 1720. A small French Regence brass lantern clock, G. Pecquet A Paris, circa 1720. A small French Regence brass lantern clock, G. Pecquet A Paris, circa 1720. A small French Regence brass lantern clock, G. Pecquet A Paris, circa 1720. A small French Regence brass lantern clock, G. Pecquet A Paris, circa 1720. A small French Regence brass lantern clock, G. Pecquet A Paris, circa 1720.

Attractive small French lantern timepiece with 30-hour movement and alarm, made circa 1720.

The dial

The 10-cm engraved brass dial has Roman numerals and the foliate engraved centre is signed G. Pecquet A Paris. The single hour hand is made of blued steel and the alarm disc of brass.

The movement

The movement is driven by a weight and has a duration of thirty hours. It is being regulated by verge escapement in combination with a silk suspended pendulum. The alarm strikes on a bell.

The case

The brass case is surmounted by a bell cross with an urn finial. Between the urn finials supporting the bells cross there are pierced frets of which the front one is engraved with a mask. The doors at the sides give access to the movement. The whole is mounted on the wall by a hoop and spurs.

Signature
Pecquet A Paris
Reference
500-143
Sizes
28 x 10 x 12.5 cm

Offered by

Gude & Meis Antique Clocks

Nieuwe Spiegelstraat 60
1017DH Amsterdam
The Netherlands

+31 (0)20 6129742
http://www.gudemeis.com/

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